to highlight the importance of financial literacy education. Over two-fifths of U.S. adults would give themselves a grade C, D or F on their knowledge of personal finance, according to a recent National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) survey. What are other trends? Click here to find out. If you are trying to ward off personal financial crisis or just looking for more information, OnTrack WNC is here to help. Check out our programs and services at www.ontrackwnc.org or call today to schedule an individual appointment or register for a class at 828-255-5166 ext.3.
Mad City Money is back this month at Asheville High School and volunteer opportunities are still available for the following dates: Wednesday, April 23rd and Wednesday, April 30th from 9:30 am - 12:00 pm. No special experience is required, just a willingness to work with teenagers! Sign up by Friday, April 11th. [Click here for more]
Want to dispose of your confidential documents safely? The Better Business Bureau (BBB), OnTrack WNC and American Security Shredding have the answer for you: the BBB "Shred Day/Secure Your ID" Day! Bring up to 50 pounds of confidential information to the BBB's office at Executive Park - College Street parking lot in Asheville and take an important step to protect your identity. [Click here for more]
OnTrack WNC's Women's Financial Empowerment Center presented two opportunities for our community to benefit from the wisdom and insights of Dr. Kathleen Rehl, a renowned speaker, coach and author. [Click here for more]
Good news for people in Henderson, Madison, Yancey and Macon Counties; we now have local information sessions to help people determine if they are eligible for mortgage payment assistance from the NC Foreclosure Prevention Loan Program. [Click here for more]
For a list of this year's award winners or to buy tickets to the 2014 Financial Literacy Luncheon click here. You won't want to miss this year's event: morning economic seminar, awards, inspiration and a special performance by Slam Asheville Youth Brave New Voices Poets! Be sure to make your reservations by Thursday, May 1st.
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Kathleen Rehl, PhD, CFP®, a leading authority on the subject of widows and financial planning, will be the featured speaker at a morning workshop and luncheon in Asheville on Friday, February 21, 2014.
Thanks to the Western NC Chapter of the NC Association of CPAs for a successful "Ask A CPA Day", which helped 60 people with free CPA advice, guidance, and expertise. Special thanks to Ed Fidelman, CPA and project organizer.